Corey Harper will be attending the Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial North American (FOSS4G) conference in St. Louis, May 14-16. Corey will be presenting, "Ever try to Geocode a Craton? Building a geological feature geocoding engine." The presentation and demo outlines a prototype built Labs entirely untilizing Open Source tools and technologies to mine data from a database of geolocated map insets from journal articles.
Be sure to catch up with Corey if you are attending FOSS4G.
Labs will be at the 2018 Web Conference (WWW 2018). This is the major conference on research related to the Web. Corey Harper will be presenting work on predicting discourse type segments at SAVE-SD workshop on Tuesday. Paul Groth is giving a keynote at the BigNet workshop and will be on panel at the PROFILES:Data Search workshop both on Tuesday. Paul is also chairing a session. Corey and Paul will be their the entire week so if you see us say hello.
Ron Daniel will be attending the AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) Annual Meeting in Austin, Texas, February 15-19. In addition to the main program, Ron will be "Researching Scientific Production". If you are heading to Austin, be sure to get in touch with Ron.
Helena Deus will be attending the 4th International Workshop on Pattern Mining & Application of Big Data (BigPMA 2017) on December 11. The workshop is part of IEEE Big Data 2017 located at the Westin Copley Plaza in Boston.
Lena will be presenting research titled, "Combining pattern matching with word embeddings for the extraction of experimental variables from scientific literature." The work was co-authored by Lena, Ron Daniel, Corey Harper, and Darin McBeath.